Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.